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Roof Terrace at Bird of Smithfield

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26 Smithfield Street, Barbican, LONDON, EC1A 9LB Show map
Farringdon Station (350 yd)
Kim G.

Kim G.

About this space

One of London’s few rooftop bars, overlooking Smithfield Market and beyond. The Roof Terrace is a hidden gem in central London, the perfect space for a relaxed summer party for private and corporate events.

This roof terrace is only available for hire during the day and on Saturdays for up to 50 people.


Capacity

Standing
up to 50

Event offers and packages

Summer Party Offers

Available for private hire:
○ Day hire: 12pm - 4.30pm
○ Evening Hire: 5pm to 10pm
○ Mondays and Saturdays only

• Due to licencing, we are not permitted to have any music on the rooftop
• The Rooftop closes at 10. You are welcome to move to our main bar until midnight
• Our canape menu is only available on preorder and we require 10 day's notice
• You are welcome to come and decorate the venue beforehand (no confetti and tapes on the walls)
House Cocktails
£10 per person
To choose: Vodka Spritz, Espresso Martini, Nº 26, Mojito, Aperol Twist, Nicey and Spicy, My Way or Eld Royal
Canapès menu
£150 total
60 canapès to choose:

VEGETARIAN
(vg) Baby artichoke, crispy potato, salsa verde
(v) Quinoa bite, avocado mousse, citrus coriander dressing (v)
(v) Heirloom tomato, feta, arancini
(vg) BBQ pulled Jackfruit on baby gem, vegan slaw, sriracha
(v) Crispy quail’s egg, tarragon cream

MEAT
Rabbit rillettes, spiced pear chutney
Ham hock and black pudding croquette, béarnaise sauce
Herb marinated Scottish beef, Winchester cheese and truffle oil
Buttermilk fried chicken, hot sauce and pickles
Confit duck bon bon, roasted apricot jam

FISH
Cured Loch Duart Salmon, pickled samphire
Lobster bisque shot, ginger, lemongrass
Devon Crab on toast, paprika mayonnaise
Grilled cuttlefish and chorizo skewer, saffron rouille
South Coast baked mussel, coconut lemongrass crust, chilli

SWEET
Hazelnut custard, chocolate shortbread crumb
Treacle tart, burnt orange puree
(vg) Lemon posset, blackberry jelly
(vg) Coconut yoghurt, compressed watermelon
English strawberry mess, white chocolate aero

Prices

Monday
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Per session
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Possibility to start the event before 4pm (price on request)
Rooftoop closes at 10pm. Indoor bar open till 1am.
Tuesday
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Per session
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Possibility to start the event before 4pm (price on request)
Rooftoop closes at 10pm. Indoor bar open till 1am.
Wednesday
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Per session
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Possibility to start the event before 4pm (price on request)
Rooftoop closes at 10pm. Indoor bar open till 1am.
Thursday
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Per session
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Possibility to start the event before 4pm (price on request)
Rooftoop closes at 10pm. Indoor bar open till 1am.
Friday
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Per session
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Possibility to start the event before 4pm (price on request)
Rooftoop closes at 10pm. Indoor bar open till 1am.
Saturday
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Per session
17:00 – 22:00
from £3500 min. spend
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Possibility to start the event before 4pm (price on request)
Rooftoop closes at 10pm. Indoor bar open till 1am.
Sunday
Closed
Note: Alcohol licence until 01:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Possibility to start the event before 4pm (price on request)
Rooftoop closes at 10pm. Indoor bar open till 1am.

Catering

In-house catering
Allows external catering
Approved caterers only
BYO alcohol allowed
Can provide alcohol
Kitchen facilities available
Can provide halal
Can provide kosher
Complimentary water
Extensive vegan menu
Extensive gluten-free menu
Complimentary tea and coffee
Buyout fee for external catering

Licences

Alcohol licence until 01:00

Extension available


Space features

Natural light
Wi-Fi
Projector
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Audiovisual (AV) equipment
Conference call facilities
Air conditioning
Disabled access
Storage space
Accommodation available
Parking available
roof terrace
outdoor space

Venue welcomes

VIP events

Rules of the space

We are open Monday To Friday, 8am till late and Saturday from 5pm till late.

Close to Barbican, Farringdon and Blackfriars stations. An ideal City party venue!


A contemporary British restaurant situated in a stunning Georgian Townhouse in the City, Bird of Smithfield spans over five floors and offers unique spaces available for private and corporate events. The venue is run by a team of passionate professionals who love what they do, and you can really feel it here!

Bird of Smithfield boasts two very impressive indoor spaces for party hire. The first one aptly named Birdcage is used for receptions for up 60 people and is perfect for cocktail masterclasses and tastings. A private dining room situated on the second floor can also hold up to 40 guests and features a vintage vinyl player, too!

Last but not least, Bird of Smithfield’s beautiful roof terrace is the (literal) cherry on top. Overlooking Smithfield Market, the rooftop makes a stunning summer party spot for groups up to 50 people.

Bird of Smithfield – what you need to know:

- Located in London, Farringdon, EC1
- Just steps away from Blackfriars, Barbican and Farringdon stations
- Professional mixologists on-site
- Three spaces for private parties, including a gorgeous rooftop terrace
- Suitable for groups between 20 and 65 people


Other spaces and event packages at this venue

from £300
minimum spend / per afternoon
from £200
hire fee / per morning

Address and location